Archive for July 2006

8 Guidelines for Choosing Effective Beliefs

In the previous post on Installing Empowering Beliefs, you learned the importance of consciously selecting and deliberately installing your beliefs about reality instead of merely swallowing what you were taught growing up. Now I’ll go into more detail on how to determine whether or not a belief will be effective for you. So here are…

Installing Empowering Beliefs

None of us make decisions based on reality itself. We make decisions based on our beliefs about reality. When our beliefs are accurate, our decisions will tend to be effective, producing the results we desire. But when our beliefs are inaccurate, our decisions will often be ineffective, producing undesired results. We all know how to…

Goal Planning for Optimal Enjoyment

Let’s say you’ve set some goals for yourself, and now you want to map out a basic plan for how you’ll achieve them. How do you do this? Obviously there are many ways to plan your action steps, but as a generalization it seems intelligent to aim for a plan that you estimate will consume…